• Total 4 years of diversified experience as a Business Analyst/ Research Project Engineer/ Analyst/ Client Support Analyst with extensive experience in designing, developing and implementing innovative business process and system solutions using state-of-the-art approach like Rational Unified Process (RUP).

• Extensive experience of working as liaison between management and IT team. Detail knowledge of Project Management skills. Experience working in fast-paced environment with knowledge of various report preparation and trouble shooting from different ends.

• Knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and a thorough understanding of its phases like Requirements, Analysis/Design, Development and Testing. In depth knowledge of RUP's Iterative Software Development Life Cycle process i.e., Inception, Elaboration, Construction and Transition.

• Experience in business requirement elicitation/gathering techniques like interviewing, questionnaires, brainstorming, focus groups; conducting Joint Application Discussions (JAD), Rapid Application Development (RAD), project meetings, reviews, walkthroughs, customer interviews and coordinating various technical and managerial teams at all levels.

• Experience in preparation of deliverables; business process design and workflow, business requirement documents (BRD), detailed business functional and non functional specifications, use cases, test cases while assisting in preparation of systems requirements specifications (SRS)

• Knowledge of UML methodology for preparation of Use Case diagrams, Dataflow diagrams, State diagrams, Activity diagrams, ER diagrams, Class diagrams and Collaboration diagrams.

• Acted as liaison between management and development team for Requirements and QA testing during the User Acceptance Testing (UAT) phase and involved in user interfaces, requirements and data modeling sessions.

• Possess excellent problem solving and analytical skills coupled with good inter-personal and communication skills. Strengths include ability to work under highly stressful environment with a great ability of co-ordination. Detail oriented. Demonstrated a "go-getter" attitude in previous job roles.


M.B.A. in Finance, with undergraduate degree in Electrical engineering. Experience in Asset Management, Energy Markets, Business Analysis and design. Strengths include working under highly stressful environment with a great ability of co-ordination. Detail Oriented. Willing to undertake complex projects alone or in groups. Seeking a challenging full-time position in which I can utilize my skills, education and previous work experiences.


Sep 2006 - Sep 2008


Hofstra University
  • Recipient - Lawrence Roman Scholarship awarded to only few students among 1500 students of Zarb School of Business.
  • Dean's Scholarship Award - Hofstra University.
  • Vice President - Hofstra Investment Banking Association.
  • Graduate Representative - Dean's Curriculum and Standard's Committee.
Jun 2000 - Jun 2004

Bachelor Of Science

L.D. College Of Engineering

Work History

Work History
Jan 2009 - Present

Business Analyst

  • Worked as liaison between business group and Information Technology.
  • Ensured application-wide tools and systems are being developed, tested and released to the business user group.
  • Kept the Management updated about the project development and updated schedules.
  • Defined the scope of the project with inputs from different managers and stakeholders.
  • Documented user requirements, analyzed and prioritized and converted them as system requirements that must be included in to system.
  • Started from the As-Is processes, defined To-Be processes, identified gaps and impacts to different groups and systems.
  • Coordinated JAD Sessions with different groups associated with the project.
  • Developed strategies with Quality Assurance group to implement Test Cases for User Acceptance Testing (UAT).
  • Documented the defects and their trailing history and helped developers identify the modules and code sections to be fixed by executing the related scenarios with different combinations of data.
  • Interacted with Project Manager, Users, Developers, and Testing team during the SDLC.
  • Used RUP methodology for project development.


MS Visio, RUP, UML, HTML, MS Project, Microsoft office 2000, Rational Rose, Rational Requisite Pro, Rational test manager

May 2007 - Jan 2009


Ivy Asset Management
  • Worked extensively with firm’s research team for scoring various hedge fund managers.
  • Liaised with research team to perform quantitative analysis like VaR analysis, portfolio composition analysis, risk-research analysis. Used Matlab, SAS and C++ to perform various quantitative analyses.
  • Developed variety of models in Excel using VBA for developing Ivy’s structured products.
  • Responsible for conducting research and analysis on various CDO (Collateralized Debt Obligations) managers. Extensive experience with mortgage backed securities and its related products.
  • Performed roll rate analysis, loan level analysis and rating analysis for firm’s CDO managers.
  • Helped develop white paper on Distressed Credit Fund.
  • Responsible for developing and updating Fund Update Summary using excel and SAS.
  • Compiled various statistical data into SAS to score firm’s each hedge fund managers. These scores are used when as a benchmark for investing in any hedge fund manager.
  • Responsible for co-ordination and management of multiple channels of verbal and written communication, including marketing presentations and performance reporting.
  • Responsible for preparing Request for Proposals (RFP) for prospective clients and consultants.


Microsoft office 2000, IRIS, Pertrac, VBA, Lotus Notes, RFP writer, C, C++, Intex, Bloomberg, Markit

Jun 2008 - Sep 2008

Client Support Analyst (Financial)

Openlink Financial
  • Provided technical and financial support to Openlink client base. Extensively used Citrix environment to analyze client issues.
  • Gathered user and business requirements through open-ended discussions, prototyping and observation of the compliance department and work environment.
  • Documented the user requirements, analyzed & prioritized and converted them as system requirements that must be included while developing the software.
  • Interacted with Project Manager, Users, Developers and other resources in understanding the client issues.
  • Used the SQL queries for abstracting from the database and used for various purposes.
  • Conducted iterations and communicated results and milestone achievements to the stakeholders while keeping the developers closely updated on all documented refinements.
  • Created and maintained complete development plans that included functional specifications, requirements engineering, Use Case modeling, risk assessment and mitigation, internal and external workflow
  • Helped in creating end user manuals and procedure manuals post testing/deployment. Created active risk mitigation and management plan and tracked the same using progress reports in weekly basis.
Sep 2006 - Sep 2008

Research Assistant
  • Assist Finance professors with research paper on "The Lending Behavior of Foreign Banks During the 1989-90 and 2000-01 U.S. recessions". Developed complete comparison model for assets of 1000 foreign banks using Excel and compiled sample data in SAS for outcome.
  • Assist Finance professor with research papers on "Contingency Of Emerging Markets in Asian Countries"
Jun 2004 - Aug 2006

Research Project Engineer

Indian Space Research Organization
  • Nominated as a team member for India’s first moon mission project, “Chandrayaan – I”.
  • Assisted team of senior scientists for developing test bench for the CCD system application.
  • Used C and Visual Basic for developing software interface with the CCD unit.
  • Used MS project for planning various phases of the payload.
  • Prepared documentation outlining methodology, new designs and major enhancement of existing Cartosat payload.
  • Experience with liaising with QA, DSP Processing and Mechanical Assembly team. Worked with Project managers and system analysts to integrate the payload with other interfacing units.
  • Researched and identified redundancies and gaps in existing system and proposed various solutions.
  • Evaluated various hardware and software solution alternatives and improvement opportunities for satellite payload.



CVS, SDLC, Waterfall

RUP, UML, Rational Rose

Microsoft Office

Windows, Unix,

Intex, Bloomberg, Pertrac

C, C++